AMD has just revealed – during its E3 2015 Conference – that its new GPU, AMD Radeon R9 Fury X, will be priced at $649. That’s the same price that NVIDIA has set for its GTX 980Ti card. And while GTX 980Ti comes with more RAM, AMD’s Fury X is rumoured to be offering a better overall performance.
In addition, AMD revealed that the Radeon R9 Fury X board features a GPU Tach, which shows real time GPU activity through a row of window-facing LEDs.
Radeon R9 Fury X is the first and only card to use HBM, for exceptional 4K+ gaming and incredible VR experiences.
The other Fury model (Fury Pro) will be priced at $549.
The red team has also detailed the Radeon R9 Fury X, as well as all the Radeon R9 3XX graphics cards (R9 390X, R9 390 and R9 380).
Radeon R9 Fury X will come with 4GB of HBM VRAM, and a 4096-bit HBM memory controller. Its memory bandwidth can reach 512 GB/s and it will require 2x 8-pin connectors. You can view the full specs below.